Lay-led Church Conflicts Erupt in Baptist Churches

August 20, 2007

Ethics Daily ran my latest article today, which is entitled "Lay-led Church Conflicts Erupt in Baptist Churches." It deals mostly with two recent conflicts as some church members have attempted to oust their pastor. The two churches are Two Rivers Baptist Church in Nashville, Tennessee and Shiloh Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. Other similar conflicts in large Baptist churches are noted, and the piece includes some commentary from Todd Rhoades, who writes about conflict and other church leadership issues at